Hearing Health Blog

During August 2020, our Hearing Health Awareness Month created waves throughout Houston and Lake Jackson. Among other things, the event highlighted why a hearing loss can affect a person’s quality of life without them knowing.   In particular, the widespread use of face masks has made people realize that their hearing may be declining, as these prevent people from lip reading

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  Since the start of the pandemic, it’s become normal to chat with others via video-link. People are using this technology for many purposes – whether it’s catching up with loved ones, attending group events, or updating work colleagues. However, it’s posed new challenges for the hard of hearing, and many of my patients have asked me how they can

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Music is one of the purest forms of human expression. Very few other mediums give us the blank canvas our heart's desire, to be as creative and honest as we want. However, almost everything of some worth comes at a price.  Musicians especially know this, as they wear headphones for a lot of their practicing and recording. How else can

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After a much anticipated debut, Phonak has launched its latest hearing aid solution, the Phonak Audeo Paradise .  With this new technology comes a new approach to sound processing, as well as enhanced connectivity abilities.  With the success of its predecessor, the Phonak Marvel, it was hard to imagine Phonak could develop a product that could surpass Marvel’s performance.   But,

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A hearing aid evaluation is the start of your life becoming more comfortable. Hearing loss presents many different and difficult challenges to our lives but with the help of an audiologist, it can return to normal. The evaluation is going to be much like other medical evaluations in that you will be put through some tests in order to find

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